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Geneva 2014 Preview: New V8 turbo Bentley Flying Spur all set for debut

Geneva 2014 Preview: New V8 turbo Bentley Flying Spur all set for debut image

Text: / Photos: Bentley Press | posted February 26, 2014 17:49

New V8 turbo powered Flying Spur to complement current W12 powered model

A year after its global debut, the Bentley Flying Spur is getting a new boost with the new V8 twin-turbo powered to debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show next week. The current generation Flying Spur, which omits the 'Continental' moniker it wore for 55 years also made its debut in Geneva.

The front bumper grills are finished in black and has a red center for the Bentley winged badge. A figure-eight pattern chrome exhaust highlights the rear to reflect its V8 powerplant.

The interior of the Flying Spur features monotone interior color with a Dark Fiddleback Eucalyptus wood veneer, a single-piece three-person rear seat, and a single front armrest. The vehicle is also equipped with a 19-inch Classic alloy wheels in a painted finish and a choice of seven exterior paints and four interior colours.

The interior of the Bentley Flying Spur

Flying Spur features a Touch Screen Remote situated at the rear center console that allows control of the car’s climate and infotainment system while on the back seat.

The luxury sedan is powered by a 4.0 liter twin turbo V8 engine that is capable of producing 507 PS with 660 Nm of torque. It can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 5.2 seconds and has a top speed of 295 km/h.